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#2b4b9f Hex Color Code

#2b4b9f Paint ChipThe hexadecimal color code #2b4b9f is a medium dark shade of blue. In the RGB color model #2b4b9f is comprised of 16.86% red, 29.41% green and 62.35% blue. In the HSL color space #2b4b9f has a hue of 223° (degrees), 57% saturation and 40% lightness. This color has an approximate wavelength of 470.7 nm.

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#2b4b9f linear gradient to complementary #a5ca00

  1. #2b4b9f
  2. #555e8f
  3. #6e727f
  4. #80876d
  5. #8f9d58
  6. #9bb33d
  7. #a5ca00

Monochromatic Colors

  1. #113e8f
  2. #1b4294
  3. #24469a
  4. #2b4b9f
  5. #3250a4
  6. #3854aa
  7. #3f59af

Tones

  1. #2b4b9f
  2. #3d4f95
  3. #49538c
  4. #535882
  5. #5a5c79
  6. #60606f
  7. #656565

Tints and Shades

#2b4b9f to white

  1. #2b4b9f
  2. #5766af
  3. #7b82bf
  4. #9da0cf
  5. #bdbfdf
  6. #dedeef
  7. #ffffff

#2b4b9f to black

  1. #2b4b9f
  2. #283f83
  3. #243367
  4. #1f274d
  5. #191d35
  6. #11111e
  7. #000000

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      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 7.8%
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    1. 36-a
      #004d9f
      ΔE = 2.823 / LRV ≈ 7.8%

#2b4b9f HTML / CSS Code Examples

#2b4b9f foreground

There are painters who transform the sun into a yellow spot, but there are others who, thanks to their art and intelligence, transform a yellow spot into the sun.

Pablo Picasso
<p style="color: #2b4b9f">…</p>

#2b4b9f background

Don't think about making art, just get it done. Let everyone else decide if it's good or bad, whether they love it or hate it. While they are deciding, make even more art.

Andy Warhol
<p style="background-color: #2b4b9f">…</p>

#2b4b9f shadow

The position of the artist is humble. He is essentially a channel.

Piet Mondrian
<p style="text-shadow: 0.1em 0.1em 0.15em #2b4b9f">…</p>

Color Charts

Color Space Conversions

Decimal
2837407
Binary
00101011, 01001011, 10011111
Hexadecimal
#2b4b9f
LRV
≈ 8.0%
Closest short hex
#349 ΔE = 2.808
RGB
rgb(43, 75, 159)
RGBA
rgba(43, 75, 159, 1.0)
rg chromaticity
r: 0.155, g: 0.271, b: 0.574
RYB
red: 0.169%, yellow: 0.267%, blue: 0.624%
Android / android.graphics.Color
-13939809 / 0xff2b4b9f
HSL
hsl(223, 57%, 40%)
HSLA
hsla(223, 57%, 40%, 1.0)
HSV / HSB
hue: 223° (223.448), saturation: 73% (0.730), value: 62% (0.624)
HSP
hue: 223.448, saturation: 72.956%, perceived brightness: 32.187%
HSLuv (HUSL)
H: 259.330, S: 80.004, L: 34.082
Cubehelix
H: -138.351, S: 0.853, L: 0.293
TSL
T: -2.248, S: 0.253, L: 0.294
CMYK
cyan: 73% (0.730), magenta: 53% (0.528), yellow: 0% (0.000), key: 38% (0.376)
CMY
cyan: 83% (0.831), magenta: 71% (0.706), yellow: 38% (0.376)
XYZ
X: 9.768, Y: 8.048, Z: 33.833
xyY
x: 0.189, y: 0.156, Y: 8.048
CIELab
L: 34.082, a: 18.331, b: -49.114
CIELuv
L: 34.082, u: -13.032, v: -69.169
CIELCH / LCHab
L: 34.082, C: 52.424, H: 290.467
CIELUV / LCHuv
L: 34.082, C: 70.386, H: 259.330
Hunter-Lab
L: 28.369, a: 11.817, b: -50.851
CIECAM02
J: 24.252, C: 53.967, h: 259.568, Q: 97.026, M: 47.193, s: 69.742, H: 310.862
OSA-UCS
lightness: -10.519, jaune: -8.806, green: 1.507
LMS
L: 5.121, M: 6.995, S: 33.410
YCbCr
Y: 80.433, Cb: 169.612, Cr: 107.988
YCgCo
Y: 88.000, Cg: -13.000, Co: -18.250
YDbDr
Y: 75.008, Db: 126.372, Dr: 60.884
YPbPr
Y: 74.232, Pb: 45.680, Pr: -19.864
xvYCC
Y: 79.752, Cb: 168.127, Cr: 110.551
YIQ
Y: 75.008, I: -46.049, Q: 19.369
YUV
Y: 75.008, U: 41.333, V: -28.081
Munsell Color System
7.5PB 3/12 ΔE = 1.839
Brand Color
Samsung ΔE = 2.018

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